INTERNAL AUDITOR

  • Full Time
  • Kilifi

Pwani University

Job Description

Pwani University began as Kilifi Institute of Agriculture in 1984 though the first intake of 200 students for the Two Year Certificate Course in Agriculture and Home Economics was in July 1987. By 2007, Kilifi Institute of Agriculture had graduated 3,837 students. The Institute also hosted a number of Masters and PhD research students from other national universities. On 23rd August 2007, Kilifi Institute of Agriculture was upgraded to a Constituent College of Kenyatta University, and in March 2013, it was given a charter as a full- fledged University. It is strategically placed in the heart of the Coastal region of Kenya in Kilifi Town, right on the Mombasa-Malindi Highway; and is equipped with facilities to offer quality training in Tropical Agriculture, Tropical Medicine, Marine Sciences and Education. So whether you’re finishing high school, beginning university for the first time, or pursuing graduate studies, you’ll find a wide range of options at Pwani University. Our University has more than five schools which all together offer a diversity of degree programmes in the Arts, Humanities, Sciences, Health and Education. The University has engaged highly qualified staff members.REF: PU/ADV/02/09/2021

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE POSITION OF INTERNAL AUDITOR GRADE 11

This is a middle–level position in the university, and appointment to this position is either on permanent and pensionable terms; or on a two (2) year renewable performance– based contract depending on age, citizenship and any other reason.

Academic Qualifications

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or equivalent qualification from a recognized University;

In addition, candidates must:

  1. Have CPA (K) or equivalent
  2. Have Knowledge of ERP (Enterprises Resource Planning)
  3. Be a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  4. Be registration with the relevant professional body (e.g. ICPAK /IIAK)

Experience

The candidate must have a minimum of six (6) years continuous working experience in finance and /or Audit, three of which should have worked as an Auditor (Grade F/10) or equivalent position in a large or busy organization, with proven integrity, honesty, independence, innovativeness and compliance to deadlines.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Candidates should have experience in carrying out the following duties and responsibilities:

  1. Reviewing of audit schedules
  2. Reviewing of specific audit work plan
  3. Preparing of annual enterprise risk register
  4. Assisting in reviewing and appraising the adequacy and effectiveness of internal control systems

In addition, candidates should show active involvement in International/Continental/Regional /National/ Local/Community activities.


Method of Application

Submit your CV, copies of relevant documents and Application to:

The Vice Chancellor
Pwani University
P. O Box 195–80108, Kilifi

Closing Date : 27 September. 2021